In the Palazzo Massimo alle Terme, Rome

Visiting the Palazzo Massimo all Terme, Museo Nazionale Romano? Make sure to see these works.

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Myron, <em>Discobolus (Discus Thrower)</em>
Myron, Discobolus (Discus Thrower)

Coiled with athletic energy, balance, and the promise of movement, see the potential of an idealized human body.

Apollonius, <em>Boxer at Rest</em> (or <em>The Seated Boxer</em>)
Apollonius, Boxer at Rest (or The Seated Boxer)

Look closely to see bloody wounds and a lifetime of scars on this defeated athlete.

Painted Garden, Villa of Livia
Painted Garden, Villa of Livia

Step into a stunning painted garden that gives insight into the flora and fauna of ancient Rome.